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Lakonos: benefits, use, contraindications, recipes

The native land of the plant is North America,Hence the second name - phytoplank American. However, the unusual adaptability of the lakonos to a different climate and its unpretentiousness made it possible to spread in Europe, primarily in the territory of Ukraine and the Caucasus region.

Phytolacca does not like the open sun too much andTends to penumbra, so it can often be seen at the fences of private houses, in gardens near trees and other places that partially protect phytolank from direct sunlight.

Lakonos: medicinal properties

The medicinal properties of lakonos are highly valued alreadymany years. The plant helps to get rid of headaches, radiculitis, hypertension and various kidney diseases. Phytolacca has the following properties:

  • Diuretic;
  • Laxative;
  • Anti-inflammatory;
  • Expectorant;
  • Anthelmintic.

Use for medical purposes can all partsPlants, but it's worth to be careful, because the lakonos is poisonous and without preliminary medical advice you can get poisoning. When properly used, American phytolacca has a beneficial effect on:

  • Gastrointestinal;
  • Cardiovascular system;
  • Kidneys;
  • Immunity;
  • Skin;
  • Joints.

On the basis of lakonos, a number of preparations are made. For example, in the US, the root of phytolacces is widely used in laxative drugs, as well as in ointments that fight with skin diseases.

Lakonos: recipes of folk medicine

After revealing the considerable usefulness of the plant, itAnd hundreds of others, was adopted by traditional medicine. Here are examples of the best recipes, easily prepared and helping to get rid of a number of ailments.

Recipe 1: ointment / compress for joints and backs

A simple prescription medication that will reduce back pain and joint pain.

Preparation and use:

  1. Take ten to fifteen leaves of the Lakonos, place them in a transparent bowl and fill with hot water;
  2. Close the lid tightly and leave in a dark place at room temperature for 14-16 days;
  3. Use as compresses or apply on the body, well rubbing the back or joint area.

The procedure should be carried out 2 times a day for a month.

Recipe 2: from sore throat, otitis, laryngitis

Tincture according to the prescription below will well strengthen the immunity of an adult or a child, will serve as a good preventative remedy for colds and help in the treatment of sore throats.

Preparation and use:

  1. Take 10-15 grams of phytolankic root, pour it 100 milliliters of alcohol and leave to infuse for 14-16 days in a dark place at room temperature;
  2. Take 5 drops every day 3 times a day.

Laconos: contraindications

Do not self-treatLakonosom without consulting a doctor. Remember that the plant is poisonous, because its incorrect application can cause various consequences, ranging from vomiting and up to a lethal outcome as a result of stopping breathing and heart.

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